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Old 09-24-2011, 09:57 AM   #11
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If I used a check vale on a set up with a gang valve, would the air adjusted with the check valve go to the other lines, pr just be wasted.
Next, the conrol valve would need to be before the check valve in the line. Correct me if I'm wrong.
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Old 09-24-2011, 10:08 AM   #12
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Airstone Use

Good morning 40...

Airstones are mainly for show and add little to the tank. You don't need air bubbling. If you like the look, there are air driven water filters on the market that will release bubbles into the water.

If you're after more water surface movement and more aeration, it would be better to keep the airstone out of the tank and simply get a little larger water filter.

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If I have any part of my airstone sticking out I get fine bubbles but the water gets cloudy...
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Could I put the check valve between the air pump and gang valve?
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Old 09-25-2011, 09:38 PM   #15
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Could I put the check valve between the air pump and gang valve?
I highly recommend you do so!
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